MK Dons 3 – Carlisle 1 (League One, October 11, 2008) The Dons fell behind to an early Graham header. But Roberto Di Matteo’s men showed character to turn the game around, starting when Leven claimed the equaliser in the 38th minute when he pounced on a loose ball on the edge of the area. Leven turned provider in the 61st minute, crossing for Llera to head home, and Leven added a third from the spot.
Leeds 3 – Brighton 1 (League One, October 11, 2008) Luciano Becchio and Jermaine Beckford scored just before half time and Beckford added a third Leeds goal on 90 minutes as Brighton lost away from home for the first time this season. Glenn Murray denied Leeds a clean sheet by scoring two minutes into added time but the Seagulls were well beaten.